Summer In the City

The Summer In the City Free Concert Series is a free event to extend arts and culture activities from downtown Des Moines to underserved communities and to underutilized public facilities, all the while spurring economic activity in the surrounding neighborhoods. The concerts are inclusive, family-friendly events showcasing work from a culturally divers array of nationally renowned artists of varying genres.

Presented By

May 12th – Good Park


Blackalicious, Looprat, Jessica Manning & Andre Davis + Motide


June 9th – Stewart Square Park


Bad Bad Hats, SIRES, Honeycreeper & Lily DeTaeye


July 14th – Martin Luther King Park


Adia Victoria, JC Brooks & the Uptown Sound & Peas + Carrot


August 11th – Greenwood Park


Cactus Blossoms & Special Guests


No shows at this time.